[El Paso: The Story of a City]

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Promotional publication of the El Paso (Texas) Chamber of Commerce, extolling the virtues of the city and region, especially its agricultural, business, manufacturing, and recreational attractions. It contains many reproductions of photographs of houses, businesses, scenery, and industry. It includes statistics about agricultural production and lists of mines served by the smelters and refineries.

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[48] p. : ill. ; 25 cm.

Creation Information

El Paso Chamber of Commerce (Tex.) 1910.

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The El Paso Public Library contributes photographs from the Otis Aultman Photograph Collection, which pertain to the Mexican Revolution, Pancho Villa's raid on Columbus, New Mexico, and the ensuing Punitive Expedition of 1916-1917.

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Description

Promotional publication of the El Paso (Texas) Chamber of Commerce, extolling the virtues of the city and region, especially its agricultural, business, manufacturing, and recreational attractions. It contains many reproductions of photographs of houses, businesses, scenery, and industry. It includes statistics about agricultural production and lists of mines served by the smelters and refineries.

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[48] p. : ill. ; 25 cm.

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Cover title: 1883 El Paso The Story of a City 1910.

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City Directories

This collection includes city directories, business directories, legal directories, and phone directories from the late nineteenth and the twentieth centuries. Each directory has an index and many advertisements from local businesses. The city directories generally include names, addresses, and telephone numbers for residents and businesses. Many of the directories include advertisements.

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  • 1910

Start & End Dates

  • 1883 - 1910

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  • March 27, 2012, 10:15 p.m.

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  • Dec. 3, 2013, 12:32 p.m.

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El Paso Chamber of Commerce (Tex.). [El Paso: The Story of a City], book, 1910; El Paso, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth213964/: accessed September 28, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting El Paso Public Library.